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The Kettle Diner

300 Marine Blvd, Jacksonville, NC 28540-4840
+1 910-455-7739
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good34%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“eggs benedict” (4 reviews)
“home fries” (3 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m. Hours
American, Diner, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
300 Marine Blvd, Jacksonville, NC 28540-4840
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Most of the restaurant was empty, but we were seated in an uncomfortably crowded area with messy and loud kids. Yuck. Fried Mozzarella was OK. My friend had a grilled cheese with fries. He said the grilled cheese was terrible. Maybe the fake butter it...More

Thank travelingbillbury
Reviewed April 14, 2018 via mobile

Just as I remembered it, good food, great prices and courteous staff. Seems to always be busy, but they are never overwhelmed.

Thank Corey B
Reviewed March 15, 2018 via mobile

There breakfast is delicious and extremely affordable. The service has always been great. The portions are always above average for the price.

Thank Abby J
Reviewed March 5, 2018 via mobile

Took my great-nephew there for breakfast, he had just arrived in Jacksonville. He had the apple french toast and fried pickles and I had the sampler breakfast. Every bite was perfect. Great coffee, awesome service. Place was it’s normal Saturday rush but we walked righ...More

Thank Deb582
Reviewed February 21, 2018

Very good food. Monday's is fried chicken. Takes 20 minutes to get it because they don't fry it till you order it. Very good. Friday's is fresh local shrimp. About 20 to 25 shrimp. comes with 2 sides as does the Chicken. Breakfast specials every...More

Thank Dick and Kittie B
Reviewed February 18, 2018

Chose here for a simple breakfast so we could begin our landscaping for the day. The service and the food were quick and plentyful.

Thank gtadennis
Reviewed February 6, 2018

We only had the burgers and they were good. It's a clean place and the staff was friendly. I'm sure it's not what your mom cooked. Only been there once so can only speak for those. I will add that the coffee is great too!

Thank grrrlinda
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Reviewed February 3, 2018 via mobile

Always good food every time I eat always the best customer service the best food never had anything I didn't like

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed January 22, 2018 via mobile

The kettle dinner is a great family resturaunt. The menu has a great selection, pricing is fair and the staff is friendly. You can definitely bring a large family to eat without breaking the bank. The only downside is the bathroom. It is super small...More

Thank 800stormiem
Reviewed January 3, 2018

This is the real thing! Breakfast all day, variety of choices, tasty and reasonable. What else can you ask for? Also have been here for lunch, and the menu consists of down home diner favorites, such as pot roast with real mashed potatoes, turkey with...More

Thank Jazzygal123
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 300 Marine Blvd, Jacksonville, NC 28540-4840
  • Location: United States  >  North Carolina (NC)  >  North Carolina Coast  >  Jacksonville
  • Phone Number: +1 910-455-7739
  • E-mail
The Kettle Diner specializes in providing a casual, friendly environment to enjoy a delicious meal. Breakfast is served all day long. We offer affordable prices and even have daily specials (posted on facebook) to expand our selection. The Kettle Diner has been a local fav for nearly a decade! Open 24/7 for your convenience-perfect for families or grabbing a bite after being out all night long. We would love to make you a part of "our Kettle Family"
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